Now & Forever Society: Planned Giving

A Child • A Family • Your Legacy

The Now & Forever Society are some of our most passionate supporters, joined in their dedication to creating sustainably-funded, long-term solutions in foster care and adoption.


Our Development Staff can help you consider which options might best match your philanthropic goals. Call us at 314-367-8373, or reach us by email at

How to Leave Your Legacy

How Can I Help?
What Financial Vehicle Should I Use?
Advantages to Me?
Use This Simple Strategy
Make a Donation Today from Your

  • Donor Advised Fund
  • Appreciated Securities (stocks, bonds, mutual funds)
Eliminates capital gains tax

  • Receive an income tax deduction for the full fair market value of your gift
  • Option to create a legacy gift online with your Donor Advised Fund by designating the Coalition
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List the Coalition as a Beneficiary of Your

  • Retirement plan/401k
  • Life Insurance
  • IRA
  • Pension
  • Bank Account (POD)
  • Home or other property
  • Allows you to select a percentage of your assets’ final value, or identify a specific amount
  • Allows you to support your loved ones while leaving your legacy
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Name the Coalition in Your

  • Will
  • Trusts (CRT, CLT, ILT)
  • Doesn’t affect your current budget
  • Relieves tax burden on your heirs
  • Can avoid probate costs